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Flint flake

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Tanwetamani (?)
664–653 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 59, Room A

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 4.4 x 1.5 x 0.5 cm (1 3/4 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

18-2-274

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Provenance

From Nuri, Pyramid 59 (Queen Malaqaye), Room A. 1918: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition